Sophos Home Reviews

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The tool uses too much CPU and the tool feels somewhat sketchy.

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The free version is good, but the paid version is even better! Sophos Home has a very high detection ratio for malware and very few false positives in my experience. I was a little skeptical of how it has to be controlled from a web page, but it is such a seamless experience — very few bugs to speak of. I would highly recommend for people looking to protect a lot of PCs and Macs. Or anyone or wants to protect computers remotely like for family and friends.

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I made an account literally just to warn people to stay away from Sophos. The installer was super glitchy, the software itself was super glitchy and wouldn't even do a quick scan, and then the uninstaller wouldn't work and I had all these zombie processes that were hogging my CPU when I tried removing the software myself. Had to do some major gymnastics to finally get this thing off my computer. Really scary. I'm using 360 right now and I like it way better (as in it actually works...)

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I like this because it is free and is a comparable alternative to my older free anti-virus which turned paid for. this is something I can recommend for anybody looking for free anti-virus

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Comes bundled with Hitman.Pro web security!

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I got Sophos Home a while ago did not know it was bundled with HitmanPro it is fine, but on Firefox and chrome there is this annoying green line popping up all the time it is annoying and it also has an encrypting text when ever I type something with my keyboard and when I went to uninstall the uninstaller did not work so I needed to manully delete via the program files folder!

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Other then that I do like the cloud settings system very unique but it does come a problem when you are offline!
So I do not know what to say but just sticking with Kaspersky.

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